counterinsurgency

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n counterinsurgency actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency
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Usage


In news:

In a counterinsurgency strategy, America hangs around a foreign country for years and years, occasionally killing people who live there, while pretending it's for their own good.
Evidence of how far the US Army's counterinsurgency strategy has evolved can be found in the work of a uniformed anthropologist toting a gun in the mountains of eastern Afghanistan.
He is an US Army veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and founder of the counterinsurgency blog, Abu Muqawama.
Marines honored for counterinsurgency strategy in Afghanistan.
At Afghan outpost, Marines gone rogue or leading the fight against counterinsurgency .
What's Obama's counterinsurgency strategy for Afghanistan.
In Ramadi, a Counterinsurgency in Cash.
Army's Next Crop of Generals Forged in Counterinsurgency .
The New Counterinsurgency Front A conversation with Sen Lindsey Graham.
New US Counterinsurgency Tactics Face Challenges Ahead.
Counterinsurgency , by the Book.
Unit masters art of counterinsurgency .
Counterinsurgency doctrine fundamentally flawed at outset.
In comparing Iraq to previous counterinsurgency campaigns, in particular Vietnam, there are differing lessons.
Never-Ending Story: On the Front Lines of Afghanistan's Counterinsurgency.
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